Tyler V. Friederich is an associate in the Corporate Department of the Firm. Tyler has a general business law practice and focuses on a variety of corporate matters.

Prior to law school, Tyler worked in the national security arm of the U.S. government in the field of finance, holding a top secret security clearance. Although based in Washington, D.C., Tyler completed long-term assignments in the Middle East, South Asia, and Africa, earning two warzone service medallions.

In law school, Tyler served as a senior staff editor for the Washington University Law Review, which published his Note entitled “The Boogeyman: Derek Boogaard and the Detrimental Effects of Section 301 Preemption.” The Note focused on the Labor Management Relations Act.

Practice Areas


  • Washington University in St. Louis School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2018)
    • Academic Excellence Award; Honor Scholar Award; Dean's List
    • CALI Award - Mediation Theory and Practice; Award for Excellence in Oral Advocacy
    • Senior Staff Editor, Washington University Law Review
    • Business Law Certificate
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (B.S.B.A., with honors, 2007)
    • Dean's List
    • Opinions Columnist, Daily Illini
  • Georgetown University (2006)
    • Engalitcheff Institute on Comparative Political and Economic Systems

Legal Background

  • Summer associate, Lewis Rice LLC (2016, 2017)

Professional Experience

  • Regional Finance Officer (RFO), Africa and Washington D.C. (2013-2015)
  • Finance Officer / RFO, Middle East, South Asia, and Washington D.C. (2010-2013)
  • Finance Policy Analyst and Finance Officer, Washington D.C. (2007-2010)

Professional Affiliations

  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • American Bar Association


  • Missouri Bar